WASHINGTON — Students at North Elementary celebrated their second “A” in statewide accountability testing on Tuesday. The school had a 85 percent success rate in math and 88 percent in English and language arts. The school had celebrations throughout day including carnival type games in the gym during each grades P.E. period. Students (from left, left photo) John Garrett Rook, Lawren Sandullo, Lexi Crecelius, principal Jay Wildman, Heath Harrington, Noah Hershman and teacher Erica Taber, pose with the school report card.
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A cross at the intersection of CR 350-E and CR 100-N is a reminder of past fatal accidents there. Daviess County is in the process of making safety upgrades at this intersection and three others in the county.
Upgrade on safety at bad intersections
Next week Daviess County officials are expected to start a series of improvements to four intersections to try to make them safer. One of the intersections has been the location of multiple fatal traffic accidents, two others are near hills and have
- Wednesday's police report
- More concerns about property conditions in town
- Lack of alarm causes concern
- A Hatchet highlight of accomplishments
- Upgrade on safety at bad intersections
SHOALS -- Sharon (Jones) Stewart, 80, passed away peacefully Tuesday morning at her residence. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Queen-Lee Funeral Home in Shoals. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery. Visitation is from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wed
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- Johnnie Duzan
- Sharon Stewart
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Barr-Reeve wins 2nd straight sectional crown
ELNORA -- An accomplishment that once seemed like a certainty, became a reality Monday night. No. 1 Barr-Reeve (23-1) won its second straight Class A sectional championship Monday night at the Cougar Den by beating Vincennes Rivet (11-13), 54-31 beh
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- Saturday's Sports Briefs
- WC's season ends against Rivet
- Time to seed the state tournament
- Barr-Reeve wins 2nd straight sectional crown
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Neat feet clinic Daviess Community Hospital will hold its Neat Feet Clinic from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Senior and Family Services, 211 E. Main St. Cost is $25 and a registered nurse will trim and file toenails, apply lotion and assess feet for an
- community calendar
- Methodist women meet at Roberts home
- Healthly Living Workshop coming to Washington
- A pair of fires to remember
- Area Briefs
If you were a crustacean, would you feel pain?
A scientist and a seafood chef walk into a bar. "We have a mutual interest," says the scientist. "I study crustaceans and you cook them." But the chef wanted to know just one thing: Do the animals feel pain?
March 11, 2014
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- If you were a crustacean, would you feel pain?
Movie preview: “300: Rise of An Empire”
Plot: Greek general Themistokles assembles his troops to fend off an invading Persian army led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and the vindictive Persian navy commander Artemisia in this sequel to “300” based on the graphic novel by Frank Miller.
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- Movie preview: “300: Rise of An Empire”